Betty E. Casteel

November 09, 1927 ‒ February 09, 2005

Sparta, Ohio

Betty E. Casteel, age 77 of Sparta died Wednesday, February 09, 2005 at her home.

She was born on Nov. 9, 1927 in Dublin to the late Wesley O. and Martha (Roop) Toops. Originally from the Columbus area, she moved to Sparta in 1971. Betty had worked 23 years as a cashier for Craig’s Market and retired in 2002 as a clerk for Value City. A friend to all, she enjoyed wildlife, birds, yard sales, but most importantly her family.

Dearly loved and survived by Daughter: Sharon (Jim) Wharton, Sons: Bobby A. (Linda) Jr., Jerry W. (Cassandra), Jim W. (Debbie) Casteel all of Marengo, 11 Grandchildren: Little Bob, Tommy (Sheila), Tina, Jim Jr. (Brenda), Tammy (Terry), Todd (Leslie), Shelby, Matt, Jessica (Aaron), JJ (Nicole), Jennifer (Shane), 15 Great-grandchildren: Tony, Shon, Mikey, Dylan, Lauryn, Jim III, Tiffany, Lacie, Tara, Taylor, Tanner, Mason, Ella, Hailey, Sierra, Nieces, Nephews, Cousins, Sister-in-laws, other members of the Toops and Casteel Families, and many many dear friends.

Preceded in death by Husband: Robert “Popeye” Casteel on May 30, 1991, Brothers: Roy, Wesley, Walter, Jim, Bill, Sisters: Helen Cline, Margie Trexler.

Friends may call Friday 4-8 p.m. at DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, SR 3 at 61, Sunbury, where services will be held Saturday 2:00 p.m., interment Bloomfield Cemetery, near Sparta.

Memorial contributions to Hospice of Knox County, 302 E. High St., Mt. Vernon, OH 43050.

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